Research Update: Additional occupational therapy considerations for functional neurological disorders: a potential role for sensory processing.

Delighted to see this research article cited below as at the Merlin MS Centre in Cornwall Ayres’ Sensory Integration is a regularly used approach with adolescent and adult clients with functional neurological disorders.
At the Merlin MS Centre, as well as assessment using Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT), Ayres’ Clinical Observations and the Adult/Adolescent Sensory History, we use the Model of Human Occupation Screening Tool and the Berg Balance Scale which, while part of comprehensive assessment, as provide us with valuable pre and post outcome measures.
For more information about this research see: Click here
Citation:
Ranford, J., Perez, D., & MacLean, J. (2018). Additional occupational therapy considerations for functional neurological disorders: A potential role for sensory processing. CNS Spectrums, 1-2. doi:10.1017/S1092852918000950

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